🎼”It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere we go. Take a look at the five and ten glistening once again, with candy cane and silver lanes aglow.”🎼 Just driving down the road feels different this time of year. The Christmas lights on houses, cold air that fogs up the car and kids bundledContinue reading
I love to dream. Long, beautiful dreams. Not the sort that drift through the mind unintentionally, but very purposeful dreams. The kind of dreams that come to you in the middle of the day. The sort of dreams that look like they could be glimpses of the future.
Two years ago I wanted to do something sweet for my kids’ teachers. It was Christmas time and I thought instead of getting them a gift card or cheesy ornament stating “world’s best teacher”, I’d make them some incredibly fancy sugar cookies. I used my favorite online recipe and poured hours into decorating them untilContinue reading
Kid- “Mom, can you please make some muffins?” Mom- “Ya, maybe sometime this week okay?” Kid- “Okay, and can you make sure they taste like the store kind? I don’t like the homemade ones.” Mom- “……uh sure thing…..”
The heat was horrid. The kids and I were trying to make do, but we’d had enough. Every time the front door opened I could hear myself calling out, “Shut the door, you’re letting the heat in”. My husband was going through 6 gallons of water a day to keep from becoming dehydrated. The water inContinue reading
Ah, honey caramel sauce. The caramel flavor everyone loves with a light, airy taste. Honey can be used for a variety of things, not just food. I use raw, local honey in all my recipes. This stuff is too good to make into some sort of face mask or hair removal treatment. Some things simplyContinue reading